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2001 Mazda Tribute, V6, 4wd..........Door ajar light on, but door

Door ajar light on, interior light not going off.....Also causing windows and doorlocks to not work when door on drivers side closed....When drivers door is open, windows and doorlocks work, but close door and they don't, and the red door ajar light stays on........Door sensor ? Button anywhere ?

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The door switch is stuck on or the wire is shorted to ground.

Posted on Jan 19, 2018

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SOURCE: 2001 mazda sunroof

Please click on this link:

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Posted on Aug 25, 2008

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SOURCE: 2001 Mazda Tribute Electric Window will not wind up.

This may be of some assistance.
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Posted on Jan 17, 2009

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SOURCE: 2002 Mazda Tribute V6 difficult to start.

IT SOUNDS LIKE THE IAC VALE OR IDLE AIR CONTROL VALVE IS BAD, WHAT YOU CAN DO IS TAP ON THE VALVE. IT IS LOCATED ON THE INTAKE RIGHT BEHIND THE THROTTLE BODY, JUST TAP ON THE SILVER PART WITH THE BACK OF A SCREW DRIVER A COUPLE OF TIMES. THIS SHOULD UNSTICK THE VALVE AND YOUR TRIBUTE SHOULD RUN. THEN IT IS JUST A MATTER OF REPLACING THE VALVE. YOU CAN GET THEM FROM ANY AUTO PARTS HOUSE.

Posted on Aug 18, 2009

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SOURCE: 2001 Mazda Tribute V6 engine miss

Take the vehicle to Auto Zone or another parts store that will read the engine fault code from the ECM for you. Most will do it for free. Depending on how long it has been since you replaced the plugs and wires on your vehicle you may have a bad spark plug or plug wire that is causing the problem. Easy enough to fix if you don't have to pull the air intake assembly to change the back 3 plugs. If you do have to pull this you should get a chiltons repair manual so you ahve instructions on how to remove and replace the intake assembly.

Posted on Sep 17, 2009

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SOURCE: where is the door switch? mine acts like the door isnt closeing and the interior light wont go off

I could not find this switch either, It is actually located in the door latch on the door jam. Switch is somewhere inside. Took my truck to mazda dealer and had it replaced. Anoying problem.

Posted on Sep 17, 2009

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